Octagon House Museum • Hudson Wisconsin

Father’s Day in the Garden House

The St. Croix County Historical Society will offer a special Father’s Day tour at the Octagon House Museum, in Hudson, WI, on Sunday, June 21st from 10 am to 4 pm.

Enjoy a tour of the Garden House where you will be surrounded by objects from our local history. There are tools, medical instruments, and housewares. Learn about the 1800s and 1900s in the settings of a mercantile, a one-room school, a household, a tool shop, and a medical displays.

This special tour is by appointment only and with a limited number of people per tour. Please contact the Octagon House Museum at octagon@stcroixcountyhistory.org or call 715-386-2654 to schedule your tour.

The Museum Gift Shop is open during regular tour hours with a wide selection of Victorian inspired items for the home and garden, including vintage linens and silver, and a nice selection of books on area history.

Admission is $12 for adults, $5 for students (K-12) and children 5 and younger are free with an adult. Discounted price of $10 for seniors (65+), AAA members and military.

Octagon House Museum

The St. Croix County Historical Society maintains the Octagon House Museum complex, which is open for guided tours May through October & December. In addition to the gracious eight-sided house with Victorian era furnishings, the complex includes the Garden House with its 19th century life, domestic arts, carpenter, blacksmith, and general store tableaux; and the Carriage House, which includes the Museum Gift Shop and research center. All structures are set amid expansive, beautifully maintained gardens.

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